4 supercool art events you can’t miss

OCT 3, 2017 | By Reecha Kulkarni
L-R: By Babu Xavier, for Art for Concern; Herbarium Indicum by Alex Davis; Hand embroidery on fine cotton, at Sarita Handa.
Pick an art event – from photography to canvas art, we’ve got you covered.


Home in the City
Take a walk through the parks, streets and buildings of Mumbai in the 1970s with Sooni Taraporewala’s photographs. This photo exhibition transitions from black and white photos from Sooni’s college days to the coloured photographs of 2017.
When: October 14 – 31, 2017
Where: Chemould Prescott Road, Queens Masion 3rd floor, G. Talwatkar Marg, Fort, Mumbai 01
Art for Concern
K. Laxma Goud, Ram Kumar, Jogen Chowdhury and 45 other renowned artists display their works for this fundraising initiative to support grassroots NGOs.
When: October 5 –6, 2017
Where: Aqaba, Level P5, Peninsula Business Park, Senapati Bapat Marg, Lower Parel, Mumbai
Herbarium Indicum
Make your way through a field of 25 botanical illustrations on canvas. This solo exhibition presents work from Alex Davis, a graduate of NID, Ahmedabad, who has also worked with names like Subodh Gupta and Massimo Morozzi.
When: 6 October, 2017
Where: Exhibit320, F-320, Lado Sarai, New Delhi 30
Sarita Handa: 25 Years & Beyond
This 2-day exhibition celebrates 25 years of Sarita Handa in design, with contemporary art, historical textiles and old school Indian needlework on display at the legendary Bikaner House.
When: October 28 -29, 2017
Where: Bikaner House, India gate, New Delhi- 11
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